WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 25, 2013) – 19th ranked Rollins improved to 11-2 on the season on Monday afternoon, defeating West Alabama, 8-1.

The Tars leapt out to a 3-0 lead, sweeping all three doubles matches. Elissa DeCampli and Ashley Rosenberg defeated Helga Jeske and Shannon McEvoy, 8-5, in the No. 1 slot while Callie Whitlock and Ashley Loft improved to 2-2 as a pair, defeating Jill Furlong and Natalia Cardenas, 8-4, in the No. 2 spot.

In the No. 3 match, Mariana Salvador and Carli Davis continued their dominance as a team, improving to 11-1 after beating Dasha Popova and Emily Gerding, 8-2.

Rollins then went on to take 5-6 singles matches, dropping only the No. 4 match.

In her first match playing in the No. 2 spot, Davis improved her overall singles record to 11-1, defeating Jeske 5-7, 6-0, 10-3.

Salvador also continued her solid play in singles, improving to 10-2 overall with a 6-1, 6-0 over Dasha Popova in the No. 3 slot.

The Tars will be back in action on Wednesday, Mar. 27 at home vs. West Virginia State at 3:30 p.m.

Tennis Match Results

Universtiy of West Alabama vs Rollins

03/25/13 at Winter Park, Fla.

(Martin Complex)

#19 Rollins 8, Universtiy of West Alabama 1

Singles competition

1. Elissa DeCampli (RC) def. Natalia Cardenas (UWA) 6-2, 6-1

2. Carli Davis (RC) def. Helga Jeske (UWA) 5-7, 6-0, 10-3

3. Mariana Salvador (RC) def. Dasha Popova (UWA) 6-1, 6-0

4. Jill Furlong (UWA) def. Callie Whitlock (RC) 6-2, 4-6, 10-7

5. Ashley Loft (RC) def. Emily Gerding (UWA) 6-1, 6-2

6. Emma Wookey (RC) def. Shannon McEvoy (UWA) 6-4, 6-4

Doubles competition

1. Elissa DeCampli/Ashley Rosenberg (RC) def. Helga Jeske/Shannon McEvoy (UWA) 8-5

2. Callie Whitlock/Ashley Loft (RC) def. Jill Furlong/Natalia Cardenas (UWA) 8-4

3. Mariana Salvador/Carli Davis (RC) def. Dasha Popova/Emily Gerding (UWA) 8-2

Match Notes:

Universtiy of West Alabama 13-7

Rollins 11-2; National ranking #19; Regional ranking #5